Ai Weiwei Back on Twitter

Self portrait of the artist posted on Ai Weiwei's Twitter account

Despite parole conditions that prohibit Ai Weiwei from speaking publicly, the recently released Chinese artist has made a comeback on Twitter with a series of tweets that range from observations about his detention through to more obtuse postings about weight loss.  He’s also poked fun at the charges made against him by signing up to Google+ as a ‘suspected pornography enthusiast and tax evader’.  Given that the artist’s blog was forcibly shut down by authorities in 2009, it remains to be seen how long his online presence will last…

Ai Weiwei Back on Twitter

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